Shane Smith’s Top 5 Easter Treats

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Master Pastry Chef, Shane Smith has nearly 20 years’ experience working in some of the world’s most celebrated pastry kitchens across the globe. The Co. Cavan native is Head Pastry Chef and Head of Product Development at Airfield Estate in Dundrum.

We are delighted to team up with Shane to bring you his top 5 Easter desserts recipes which will be sure to impress your guests.

5. Easter Simnel Cake

An Easter Simnel  is a light fruit cake with a marzipan & apricot jam topping. It’s usually eaten over the Easter period.

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4. Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwich

 Shane’s carrot cake cookie sandwiches are a fun recipe and a great one to get the kids involved with.

Get the recipe here.Carrot cake cookie sandwich

3. Carrot & Cardamon Celebration Cake

Why not try this delicious variation on the traditional cake cake. Not only does it look great but it will make a stunning centrepiece for an Easter feast.

Get the recipe here.

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2. Individual Chocolate & Orange Tarts

For the ultimate indulgent dessert you can’t go wrong with this classic combination of chocolate and orange. What’s not to love.

Get the recipe here.

Chocolate orange tartlets

1. Chocolate Praline Meringue Gateaux

Shane’s Chocolate Praline Meringue Gateaux is the ultimate showstopper and a chocolate lovers dream. Impress your guests with this beautiful recipe.

Get the recipe here.

Chocolate praline meringue gateaux

You can check out more of Shane’s recipes on his website. Or follow him on Instagram.

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